Anyone visiting the Hawaiian Island of Oahu will certainly want to photograph all the postcard scenes like Diamond Head, the Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Iolani Palace, and cultural attractions like Byodo-In and the Polynesian Cultural Center on the windward side of the island. For those with a real interest in nature photography, there is a lot more to Oahu than just busy Waikiki and the historic sites of Honolulu. Oahu is also an island of great natural beauty and there [read more …]
The Windward side of Oahu has always been one of my favorite places in the Hawaiian Islands, and I was fortunate to live there for a good number of years. This view is from the beach at Waiahole, looking across Kaneohe Bay to Mokoli’i Island (aka “Chinaman’s Hat”) and the Ko’olau Mountains at Kualoa Point. The windward coast is particularly lovely at sunrise.